[Met Performance] CID:212640
New production
Die Walküre {400} Metropolitan Opera House: 11/21/1967.

(Debuts: Gundula Janowitz, Karl Ridderbusch, Phyllis Brill, Rosalind Hupp, Barbro Ericson, Gwendolyn Killebrew, Herbert Von Karajan, Günther Schneider-Siemssen, George Wakhevitch
Review)


Metropolitan Opera House
November 21, 1967
Benefit sponsored by the Metropolitan Opera Guild
for the production funds
New production


DIE WALKÜRE {400}
Wagner-Wagner

Brünnhilde..............Birgit Nilsson
Siegmund................Jon Vickers
Sieglinde...............Gundula Janowitz [Debut]
Wotan...................Thomas Stewart
Fricka..................Christa Ludwig
Hunding.................Karl Ridderbusch [Debut]
Gerhilde................Phyllis Brill [Debut]
Grimgerde...............Joann Grillo
Helmwige................Clarice Carson
Ortlinde................Carlotta Ordassy
Rossweisse..............Rosalind Hupp [Debut]
Schwertleite............Louise Pearl
Siegrune................Barbro Ericson [Debut]
Waltraute...............Gwendolyn Killebrew [Debut]

Conductor...............Herbert Von Karajan [Debut]

Director................Herbert Von Karajan [Debut]
Set designer............Günther Schneider-Siemssen [Debut]
Costume designer........George Wakhevitch [Debut]
Lighting designer.......Rudolph Kuntner

Production a gift of Eastern Airlines

Die Walküre received nine performances this season.

A review of this production and most of the performers is attached to the performance of 12/2/67.


Photographs of Jon Vickers as Siegmund, Gundula Janowitz as Sieglinde, and Thomas Stewart as Wotan in Die Walküre by Louis Mélançon/Metropolitan Opera.



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